J1/H1b - OUTPATIENT PEDIATRICIAN invited to scenic COASTAL MAINE! Join popular community health center’s new practice in welcoming community!

ID: 23727449
Location: Machias , ME - US
Practice Type: Group
Duration: Permanent - Full Time
Accepted Visas: J-1 , H-1B
Contact: Cal Weaver, CPC    Call: 207-891-9003
Posted: 11/28/2022

We are offering:

  • Secure employment with established community health center
  • Relocation assistance to bring you to beautiful Maine
  • J1/H1b visa sponsorship may be available
  • Interesting outpatient-only practice, newborns to age 18
  • Convenient weekday schedule – no nights, no weekends, no holidays
  • Shared call, handled by phone only
  • Very competitive salary based on experience, with bonus potential
  • Paid relocation assistance
  • Liability insurance, health insurance, life and disability insurance
  • Plenty of paid time off for vacations plus paid holidays
  • More paid leave plus a budget for your CME
  • Participation in a pension plan
  • Education debt assistance available
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

Machias, Maine: We seek a friendly OUTPATIENT-ONLY Pediatrician to join the medical staff of an established multi-site FQHC/community health center offering services in primary care, dentistry, mental health, podiatry and more in beautiful eastern Maine.

J1 or H1b visa sponsorship (2022/2023) may be available for the right doctor.

This is a rewarding full time position seeing newborns through age 18 in the health center’s brand new practice in Machias – a small, scenic coastal community 90 minutes east of Bangor (Maine’s third largest city). A newly refurbished practice site is under construction now to house this pediatrics service. Enjoy a convenient weekday schedule (40 hours) with no nights, weekends or holidays. This is an outpatient-only role with shared (phone only) call.

Become part of an integrated medical practice that credits its success to its people. They offer patient-focused healthcare to thousands of area residents. This health center’s mission is to offer innovative, affordable treatment for patients, including many uninsured or underinsured. By collaborating with other healthcare organizations, they seek to offer the best possible health outcomes in the communities they serve. This is an equal opportunity employer.

You will earn a competitive salary based on experience, plus bonus income for exceeding your targets. Benefits including paid relocation assistance, health insurance, life and disability insurance, plenty of paid time off for vacations, paid holidays, additional paid leave plus a budget for your CME, and more. Education debt assistance is also available.

Machias is on Maine’s scenic coast about an hour from Maine’s border with Canada. This quaint, family-oriented New England town presents a real opportunity for those interested in “the traditional Maine way of life!” With excellent private, parochial and public schools, Machias is wonderful for families, or for empty-nesters. Machias is home to a branch of the University of Maine, where this practice is based, offering a host of degree programs plus theater, dance, and more.

Come to an area known for breathtaking vistas, fascinating wildlife, and recreational options galore in every season. Idyllic local harbors are dotted with working boats and pleasure craft. Local beaches are comprised of powdery sand, with one composed entirely of smooth, colorful stones that clatter musically in the surf. Browse unique antique shops and art galleries, and visit local restaurants serving the freshest seafood and much more. Known as the “Blueberry Capital of the World,” Machias hosts an annual festival each summer when the streets of downtown come alive with delicious foods, art, crafts, and entertainment for the whole family.

Enjoy an impressive quality of life in one of the safest towns in New England. Home settings include everything from ocean-view and lakefront properties to historic farms with abundant acreage, and interesting in-town homes. If you dream of country living, you can find it here.

Bangor has 100,000 residents and features an international airport, shopping malls and theaters, museums, a casino/hotel, riverfront music and art festivals, and more. Nearer to Machias is Acadia National Park, with 50,000 public acres containing several picturesque mountains, “Golf Digest” level golf courses, popular campgrounds, a hundred miles of trails for hiking and biking, gorgeous coastline, and much more. Bar Harbor, adjacent to Acadia, is a tourist hotspot with dozens of restaurants and shops and tours that include whale watching. Machias is 3.5 hours from Portland and about 5 hours from Boston.

Contact us today to explore your future on the coast of Maine!